The Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) is pleased to welcome Megan Kalloo as its new Assistant Director. Kalloo comes to CSTEP with a wealth of experience as part of the Division of Diversity and Inclusion (DDI). She received her Bachelors from the School of Individualized Study at RIT, with focuses in Marketing/Communications, and Organization Behavior, and an Immersion in Public Relations and Advertising. During her 14 years in the Multicultural Center for Academic Success (MCAS) Kalloo coordinated major events and programming, served as an MCAS coach, lead the DDI Tutoring Program, was responsible for MCAS financial statements, office management, and has been a vital part of the MCAS and DDI teams. She will start her new position with CSTEP on May 9 and says, “I’m excited to start this new chapter in my professional journey and so pleased that it is still within DDI’s student success team!” Congratulations!
From the Office of Faculty Diversity and Recruitment: Lorraine Stinebiser, director of Faculty Diversity and Recruitment and Donathan Brown, assistant provost and assistant vice president for Faculty Diversity and Recruitment, prepared and led a virtual workshop for the Black Doctoral Network on April 26th.
Titled “Making the Move from Grad School to the Professorate”, Stinebiser and Brown offered valuable information on the ways underrepresented minority scholars can position themselves for the academic job market. The Black Doctoral Network provides support and networking opportunities for Black and Latino scholars and professionals in the Social Sciences, STEM and Humanities.